Music

11:36am

Fri June 13, 2014
Riverbend 2014

Richard Winham & Jeff Styles Preview Riverbend Festival's Final Weekend

Robert Randolph and the Family Band perform at the 2014 Riverbend Festival.
Credit Cleveland Carlson

The 2014 Riverbend Festival has only two days left, but plenty of great performances are still to come.  WUTC's Richard Winham and Riverbend assistant talent and production coordinator Jeff Styles play selections from the festival's final weekend.

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11:36am

Thu June 12, 2014
Riverbend 2014

Thursday Night at Riverbend: Top Picks from Richard Winham & Jeff Styles

The Coke stage at Riverbend 2014.

Wondering who to see Thursday night at the Riverbend music festival?  In this segment, WUTC's Richard Winham and Riverbend assistant talent and production coordinator Jeff Styles reveal their top picks for this evening.

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3:48pm

Wed June 11, 2014
Riverbend 2014

Amber Fults & the Ambivalent Lovers Perform Live at WUTC

Amber Fults and the Ambivalent Lovers perform during Richard Winham's afternoon music show.

Chattanooga's Amber Fults and the Ambivalent Lovers stopped by WUTC for an in-studio performance in advance of their set at Riverbend 2014.  They'll play at 7:30 tonight on the Volkswagen stage.

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3:29pm

Wed June 11, 2014
Riverbend 2014

Richard Winham & Jeff Styles Preview Wednesday Eve at Riverbend

Widespread Panic performs at Riverbend 2014.
Credit Andy Gorrell

WUTC's Richard Winham and Riverbend assistant talent and production coordinator Jeff Styles discuss their picks for Wednesday night at the festival.

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12:53pm

Fri June 6, 2014
Music

Chattanooga Text Marketing Company Creates Apps for Riverbend and Nightfall

According to the Pew Research Center, 58% of American adults own a smart phone, and an increasing number are using them to text rather than talk, according to Suzanne Burnham. Ms. Burnham is the CEO of Click Click Boom, a Chattanooga based text marketing company. She helps businesses stay in touch with their customers with tightly targeted text messages.

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11:16am

Fri June 6, 2014
Riverbend 2014

Richard Winham & Jeff Styles Preview Riverbend Festival's Opening Weekend

Because the Riverbend Festival offers dozens of acts on five different stages, it can be difficult to figure out who to see and who to skip.  WUTC's Richard Winham and Riverbend assistant talent and production coordinator Jeff Styles are here with their must-see acts for the festival's opening weekend.

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12:00pm

Thu December 12, 2013
From Memphis to Monteagle

Oxford American Examines The Music of Tennessee

Oxford American just released their annual Southern Music Issue, which focuses on the music of Tennessee.

With Johnny Cash on the cover, there are essays examining historic radio stations in the state, Stax Records, and Chattanooga's own Bessie Smith. Poetry from Jamie Quatro and fiction from Lucy Alibar also appear in the issue.

In this conversation, Roger D. Hodge, editor of Oxford American, discusses the variety of music in Tennessee, Johnny Cash's presence in the issue, and the state's contribution to American music.

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10:28am

Mon August 5, 2013
Music

Celebrate the Heritage of American Music August 10 & 11 at the Bessie Smith Heritage Festival

Credit Bessie Smith Cultural Center

The 6th annual Bessie Smith Heritage Festival in Chattanooga Tennessee is a celebration of jazz and soul music.  This year the festival will be held in the Bessie Smith Cultural Center in the heart of Chattanooga.

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1:20pm

Tue June 18, 2013
All Aboard

Support Sought For A New ‘Chattanooga Choo-Choo’

Tiffany Muff and Landon Steele wear vintage clothes in their Kickstarter video.

Tiffany Muff and Landon Steele hope to record a new version of our city’s most famous song and film a 1940’s-style music video right here in Chattanooga.  They’re using Kickstarter to raise funds.  The deadline is June 22, 2013.

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12:16pm

Mon June 17, 2013
Riverbend 2013

Festival Highlights: The United Nations of The 'Bend

Beppe Gambetta performs during Riverbend 2013.
Credit Mike Miller

The 2013 Riverbend Festival featured a variety of local, national and international acts.  Here are just a few of the highlights.

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3:52pm

Fri June 14, 2013
Riverbend 2013

Slideshow: Strung Like A Horse Storms the Side Stage

The group of Southern gothic strummers played one of Riverbend 2013's most energetic sets on the Tennessee Valley Federal Credit Union stage.

2:43pm

Fri June 14, 2013
Riverbend 2013

Richard Winham & Jeff Styles Preview Riverbend's Final Nights

  Jeff Styles and Richard Winham play selections from bands performing Friday, June 14 and Saturday, June 15  as Chattanooga's annual Riverbend Festival wraps up.

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3:41am

Thu June 13, 2013
Riverbend 2013

Riverbend Thursday: Picks From Winham & Styles

WUTC's Richard Winham and WGOW's Jeff Styles preview the Thursday night lineup at the 2013 Riverbend Festival.

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4:12pm

Wed June 12, 2013
Riverbend 2013

Richard Winham and Jeff Styles Preview Wednesday Night's Riverbend Lineup

    Wednesday night's Riverbend lineup includes Lon Eldridge, Civil Twilight, Psychedelic Furs and Dierks Bentley.

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11:26pm

Tue June 11, 2013
Riverbend 2013

Festival Highlight: Voices of Lee

Voices of Lee perform at the 2013 Riverbend Festival.
Credit Mike Miller

Tuesday nights at Riverbend are always set aside for family-friendly entertainment.  This year on Faith and Family night, Voices of Lee performed a mix of gospel and patriotic songs.

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